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We agree wholeheartedly with Jane Austen – so in celebration of this year’s Books are My Bag campaign, which kicks off this Saturday 10th October, some of our most discerning Penguins have shared their favourite independent bookshops.

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Comedian Aziz Ansari reads an extract from his new book on the potential perils of dating in the digital age.

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Comedian and author Limmy recounts the worst that can happen when you need to bleed your radiator in this daft wee story from his new collection.

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A little announcement…
It’s our birthday!
Find out how we’re celebrating this summer.

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Make your number one dad feel like he’s top of your chart by taking our pop quiz and finding which book will be a hit with him this Father’s Day.


Over the past three years, millions of people around the world have connected with the story of Gus and Hazel in John Green’s life-changing The Fault in Our Stars. This year we want to go EVEN further and with your help, raise a massive £25,000 for Teenage Cancer Trust, who do so much for the real life Gus and Hazels in the UK.

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Challenging the world economic order is no mean feat, but that’s precisely what crytocurrencies, including BitCoin are doing as we speak. Authors Paul Vigna and Michael Casey explain the five stages of cryptocurrency recognition, and what this might mean for the future of finance.